Walking Over Eggshells by Lucinda E Clarke is our Book of the Month for August 2017.
This book will make you laugh and cry and hopefully inspire others who did not have the best start in life either. All names have been changed to protect both the guilty and the innocent – and that includes the author as well! An autobiography that tells the story of a mentally abused child, who married a “Walter Mitty” clone. They moved from England to Kenya, from Libya to Botswana and on again to South Africa. It took all her courage to survive in situations that were at times dangerous, sometimes humorous, but always nerve wracking. She met royalty, hosted ambassadors, and won numerous awards for her writing and television programs. From climbed over garbage dumps, fended off bailiffs, and coped being abandoned, she admits to being the biggest coward in the world, but her survival instincts kicked in and she lived to tell her story.
Hunted by Meagan Spooner is our Book of the Month for July 2017.
New York Times bestselling author Meagan Spooner spins a thoroughly thrilling Beauty and the Beast story for the modern age, expertly woven with spellbinding romance, intrigue, and suspense that readers won’t soon be able to forget. Haunting and graceful, with an edge that draws blood when you least expect it, Hunted is a masterpiece. Spooner deftly weaves together fairytale with fantasy, bringing to life an immersive, unforgettable world, a heart-wrenching romance, and a badass heroine.
Gwendy’s Button Box by Stephen King & Richard Chizmar is our Book of the Month for June 2017.
There are three ways up to Castle View from the town of Castle Rock: Route 117, Pleasant Road, and the Suicide Stairs. Every day in the summer of 1974 twelve-year-old Gwendy Peterson has taken the stairs. At the top of the stairs, Gwendy catches her breath and listens to the shouts of the kids on the playground. One day, a stranger calls to Gwendy: “Hey, girl. Come on over here for a bit. We ought to palaver, you and me.” On a bench in the shade sits a man in black jeans, a black coat like for a suit, and a white shirt unbuttoned at the top. On his head is a small neat black hat. The time will come when Gwendy has nightmares about that hat…
Embracing the Storm by Rachel McGrath is our Book of the Month for May 2017.
Embracing the Storm is the sequel to the award winning and best selling memoir, Finding the Rainbow, by Rachel McGrath. In this true story of courage, strength and hope, the reader is brought openly, and with so much heartfelt intensity, into Rachel McGrath’s world as she continues to fight for the one thing she aspires for most – her rainbow baby! It is a journey that you will not want to miss.
Murder In Absentia by Assaph Mehr is our Book of the Month for April 2017.
A fantastic blend of history, mystery, and magic. Travel back in time to an ancient Roman setting with the murder of a young man, a gritty detective not afraid to get his hands dirty, and a brilliant plot filled with action and adventure. Set in a fantasy city of Egretia, it borrows elements from a thousand years of ancient Roman culture, to the founding of Rome to the late empire, mixed with a judicious amount of magic. This is a story of a cynical, hardboiled detective dealing with anything from daily life to the old forces roaming the world.
Hometaker by Dean F. Wilson is our Book of the Month for March 2017.
Author Dean Wilson has saved the best for last. This book ties in all the loose ties from previous books. The Resistance races against time to complete the missile-launcher known as the Hometaker, capable of opening a gateway to the land the Regime came from, and exposing the Iron Emperor for all the evils he has done. Everything rests on the secrecy of the mission, but from day one tongues are wagging. With no time left on the clock, General Rommond is forced to make an audacious plan: finish the construction of the Hometaker on the move, driving straight towards the enemy, who have assembled in unimaginable force. The Great Iron War is coming to an end.
Wormhole Moon by John Williams is our Book of the Month for February 2017.
Author John Williams has a very descriptive writing style and he creates word pictures and visual portraits for his readers so they may truly have a reading experience. Although “Worm Hole Moon,” is a Sci-fi novel, it is designed to appeal to those who do not usually read Science fiction. This work is over one hundred thousand words long and will delightfully entertain and engage from the novice Sci-fi reader to even the most persnickety, Sci-fi reading veteran for hours.